Imogene Coca (November 18, 1908 – June 2, 2001) was an American comic actress best known for her role opposite Sid Caesar on Your Show of Shows. Wikipedia
Age: 92 (age at death)
Born: 18th November, 1908, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Died: 2nd June, 2001, Westport, Connecticut
Height: 5' 3" (160 cm)
Claim to Fame: `Your Show of Shows`
Made breakthrough in Broadway revue `New Faces of 1934.`
A devoted animal lover, she once bought a crippled duck for 60 cents while vacationing in California. She nursed the bird back to health on the terrace of her Manhattan penthouse.
Sid Caesar, a King of Comedy, Dies at 91
By Stephen M. Silverman
02/12/2014 at 03:15 PM EST
Sid Caesar, the deft side-splitter who helped establish the new medium of television as he also established himself as a comedy legend, has died. He was 91.
"He had not been well for a while. He was getting weak," family spokesman Eddy Friedfeld told the Associated Press.
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"I never thought of myself in comedy at all... I loved going to the theater and seeing people wearing beautiful clothes come down the staircase and start to dance. I wanted to play St. Joan."
"The trouble with most comedians who try to do satire is that they are essentially brash, noisy and indelicate people who have to use a sledge hammer to smash a butterfly. Miss Coca, on the other hand, is the timid woman who, when aroused, can beat a tiger to death with a feather." -- TV critic